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Progress Energy crews head to Alabama to help restore power after yesterday's tornados caused severe damage

Progress Energy Florida has sent workers to Alabama to assist local utilities who have lost power. Alabama Governor Robert Bentely says up to a million people are without power in Alabama, due to the extensive damage caused by severe tornadoes earlier this week. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT FM’s Lysette Portales reports:

Lysette is a reporter who can be contacted by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing